Silvija Talaja

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Silvija Talaja
Country  Croatia
Residence Makarska, Croatia
Born (1978-01-14) 14 January 1978 (age 36)
Imotski, Croatia (then SFRY)
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Turned pro 1992
Retired 2006
Plays Right-handed (two-handed backhand)
Prize money $1,135,876
Singles
Career record 300–273
Career titles 2 WTA, 1 ITF
Highest ranking No. 18 (29 May 2000)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open 2R (2002)
French Open 3R (1999, 2004)
Wimbledon 3R (2000)
US Open 2R (2001, 2003)
Doubles
Career record 69–120
Career titles 1 WTA
Highest ranking No. 54 (7 June 2004)
Last updated on: 27 February 2009.

Silvija Talaja (born on 14 January 1978 in Imotski) is a former Croatian professional tennis player.

Her most successful year was 2000, when she won two WTA tournaments and received career-high ranking of number 18 (on 29 May). She also won one WTA title in doubles, and won a gold medal in 1993 Mediterranean Games in doubles.

When she married in 2006 to Tonći Tolja, she retired from professional tennis.

WTA Tour Titles (3)[edit]

Singles (2)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Opponent in Final Score in Final
1. 3 January 2000 Gold Coast, Australia Hard Spain Conchita Martínez 6–0, 0–6, 6–4
2. 22 May 2000 Strasbourg, France Clay Hungary Rita Kuti-Kis 7–5, 4–6, 6–3

Doubles (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Surface Partner Opponents in Final Score in Final
1. 28 July 2003 Sopot, Poland Clay Ukraine Tatiana Perebiynis Estonia Maret Ani &
Czech Republic Libuše Průšová
6–4, 6–2

WTA Tour Finalist (7)[edit]

Singles (4)[edit]

Doubles (3)[edit]

Head vs. Head Records[edit]

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